Jason has been composing music for television and theatre for over 20 years. His work has appeared in successful film and television productions that have screened around the world. As a keyboard player he has performed throughout New Zealand, Australia, Europe and the USA. His work as the Music Editor on ABC/Disney’s ‘Legend of the Seeker’ (winner of a Best Music Emmy Award) and the STARZ network’s Spartacus: Blood and Sand, Gods of the Arena, Vengeance, and War of the Damned, has been enjoyed by a global audience of millions. He built and runs Platform Studios in central Auckland, New Zealand. He works on an unusually broad range of projects including television film and theatre productions, advertising and marketing campaigns, pop music, children’s music, choral arrangements, string arrangements, musical improvisation, corporate events, concerts, roadshows, radio drama and comedy, sound design, music production and engineering.
Jason is also an emerging writer/director and producer. He is currently writing and developing an original comedy series starring Lucy Lawless, and was the originator and co-writer of the musical ‘Infectious’ which played as part of the Auckland Fringe Festival 2017. Read the review here.
Jason directed and edited this video to a song he produced, co-written with singer/songwriter Anna Coddington.